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Polaroid (2019)

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High school loner Bird Fitcher has no idea what dark secrets are tied to the mysterious Polaroid vintage camera she stumbles upon, but it doesn't take long to discover that those who have their picture taken meet a tragic end.

Director:

Lars Klevberg

Writer:

Blair Butler (screenplay by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kathryn Prescott ... Bird Fitcher
Tyler Young ... Connor Bell
Samantha Logan ... Kasey
Keenan Tracey ... Devin
Priscilla Quintana ... Mina
Javier Botet ... The Entity
Mitch Pileggi ... Sheriff Pembroke
Davi Santos ... Tyler
Katie Stevens ... Avery
Grace Zabriskie ... Lena Sable
Madelaine Petsch ... Sarah
Erika Prevost ... Linda
Shauna MacDonald ... Bird's Mother
Rhys Bevan-John Rhys Bevan-John ... Roland Joseph Sable (as Rhys Bevan John)
Emily Power Emily Power ... Rebecca Sable
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Storyline

Polaroid is styled in the vein of The Ring and Final Destination and centers on a high school loner, Bird Fitcher, who stumbles upon a vintage Polaroid camera. Bird soon learns that the camera houses a terrible secret: whoever has their picture taken by it meets a tragic and violent end. The girl and her friends must survive one more night as they race to solve the mystery of the haunted Polaroid before it kills them all. Written by jandryto18

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Beware This Camera...Once You Take It, It Takes You.

Genres:

Drama | Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence/terror, thematic elements, brief strong language, some teen drinking and drug material | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Official Site [Japan]

Country:

Canada | Norway | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 September 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Polaroid See more »

Filming Locations:

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,739,515
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

This film is based on Lars Klevberg's short film Polaroid (2015). See more »

Goofs

The Polaroid camera being used is an SX-70, which does not have a flash built in, nor makes the sound of a flash charging. The location of the flash from the camera on screen is actually a built in light meter on the camera. See more »

Connections

Featured in Half in the Bag: Child's Play (2019) (2019) See more »

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How did this get so many good reviews?!

I swear I've already seen this movie... at least 50 times. It's like the writers used a common horror movie tropes manual when writing this. If you've already seen movies about cursed objects that kill off the attractive group of friends one by one then you won't get anything new from this movie. It stays right in the box.


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